I got my Raspberry Pi Zero W recently. I have an old 1GB Micro SD Card lying around and would like to try it out with my Pi zero W. Is there any OS which fits on the 1GB Card and will allow me to do headless setup of the Pi Zero W? I do not currently have the mini HDMI to HDMI cable so I can't connect to any screen.



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I would recommend trying either DietPi or TinyCoreLinux to start with. They offer different experiences based on what you're trying to do.

Good Luck!


As @MrChips said you can use DietPi and TinyCoreLinux. Other than that here are few suggestions.

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